WORLDKINGS - Daily Highlights - June 2, 2018 - Japan has awesome trains that transform into trucks for best-of-both-worlds mobility
(Worldkings.org - IndochinaKings.org) Aside from being clean and punctual, Japanese trains can boast some amazing features. Between stylish interiors, traditional foot baths, art galleries, and the companionship of pop culture icons like Pikachu and Hello Kitty, expecting the unexpected is always a good policy with Japan’s trains.
(Worldkings.org - IndochinaKings.org)Gone are the days of dropping the soap thanks to the TETRA SOAP Ergonomic Soap Bar.
WORLDKINGS - Daily Highlights - June 1st , 2018 - IQcool Warm System FDA Cleared to Cool and Rewarm Patients
(Worldkings.org - IndochinaKings.org)Swedish company, obtained FDA clearance for its IQool Warm System. The device, the name of which seems to be intended to be an oxymoron, can be used to both cool and reheat patients. The company’s first FDA cleared product, the IQool, which looks identical to the newly approved one, is indicated for rapidly cooling the body using pads placed around the head, neck, thighs, and torso.
WORLDKINGS - Daily Highlights - June 1st, 2018 - Smartphones may get ‘smell-o-vision’ thanks to this tiny electronic nose
(Worldkings.org - IndochinaKings.org) On a surface level, the idea of giving your smartphone a nose-like ability to smell sounds kind of gimmicky. But, just like previous gimmicky concepts such as incorporating a camera in your phone or speaking to your computer, the more you think about it the more sense it makes. From detecting rotten or spoiled food to smelling potentially noxious fumes, it’s easy to imagine how such an innovation could turn out to be pretty useful.
WORLDKINGS - Daily Highlights - May 31, 2018 - How to digitize your handwritten notes using the eBeam Smartpen
(Worldkings.org - IndochinaKings.org)Share your handwritten notes and doodles in real time with this smart pen.
(Worldkings.org - IndochinaKings.org)Fermenting your own vegetables at home is easy when you have the Masontops Complete Mason Jar Fermentation Kit. This nine-piece toolset makes it possible to quickly ferment vegetables whenever you’d like.
(Worldkings.org - IndochinaKings.org)The engineers at Bagel Labs developed the Bagel as a smart tape measure in 2016. Their basic complaint was the idea that users spend too much time trying to read tape measures and that takes away from evaluating and acting on the measurements. The Korean group is back again with PIE, another smart tape measure but geared toward the body.
WORLDKINGS - Daily Highlights - May 30, 2018 - Cold Plasma Made Useful to Sterilize Medical Equipment
(Worldkings.org - IndochinaKings.org) Cold plasma is a popular topic of research at Purdue University, including as a potential tool for killing cancer cells. It’s cold in the sense that only the electrons within the material are heated up to thousands of degrees, while the rest of the gaseous substance remains near room temperature.
(Worldkings.org - IndochinaKings.org) Finding time to wash your clothes is difficult enough at home, but it's even more of a hassle when you're traveling. The Sonic Soak is designed to act like a tiny, portable washing machine, using sound waves to clean clothes – including your delicates – as well as jewelry, toothbrushes, cutlery, baby items, fruit, veggies and basically whatever else can be thrown into a tub of water with it.
WORLDKINGS - Daily Highlights - May 29, 2018 - RoboFly is first flying-insect micro-robot to go tetherless
(Worldkings.org - IndochinaKings.org) You might remember RoboBee, an insect-sized robot that flies by flapping its wings. Unfortunately, though, it has to be hard-wired to a power source. Well, one of RoboBee's creators has now helped develop RoboFly, which flies without a tether.